Discovery certificate for object 2019vs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28968 [ 2019TNSTR.117....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-19 21:13:00
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019vs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aadgmuq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:30:31.235 (247.6301467) DEC = +40:09:24.36 (40.1567679)
Discovery date: 2019-01-11 12:51:46 (JD=2458495.0359491)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-01-11 12:51:46
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-01-08 12:15:59
Limiting flux: 20.03 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2019vs